A report about General Motor's efforts to make safer less polluting cars.We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at email@example.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. Topics: General Motors, pollution
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Describes the steel industry's progress, programs, and research in air and water pollution control. Shows the various types of pollution control procedures and equipment used throughout the steel manufacturing process, including dust catchers, air cleaning systems, furnace air control systems, separators, cooling towers, and waste lagoons. Explains how airborne pollutants are precipitated away before air is returned to the atmosphere through the basic oxygen process, and how oil, sludge, and... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: avgeeks, pollution, steel industry
Presents an air pollution inspector, a rubbish collector and a foreman in a glass recycling factory who talk about their involvement and pride in the work they do. Director of photography is Les Blank. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: avgeeks, pollution, ecology
Jason Mark, editor of Earth Island Journal and an active farmer at the Alemany Farm in San Francisco, interviewed as part of the Shaping San Francisco "Ecology Emerges" oral history project. The project documents participants in the ecology movement in the San Francisco Bay over the past 50 years. Topics: ecology, Ecology Emerges, urban agriculture, economic growth, environmentalism, environmental...
Also issued as videocassetteExamines the ecological problems caused by pollution and the dumping of millions of tons of landfill into the San Francisco Bay Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: 16mm Film, Series: Inside the Golden Gate, Educational Film, Pollution, Sanitary landfills, Ecology Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Also issued as videocassetteExamines the ecological problems caused by pollution and the dumping of millions of tons of landfill into the San Francisco Bay Topics: 16mm Film, Series: Inside the Golden Gate, Educational Film, Pollution, Sanitary landfills, Ecology Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
An interview under the "Ecology Emerges" project of oral histories on the arc of environmentalism, ecology, environmental and social justice, running from the 1950s to the 2000s. Julia May is a longtime staffer at Communities for a Better Environment, involved with water pollution, oil industry politics, and more. Topics: ecology, environmental justice, social justice, water pollution, chemicals, CBE, Communities for a...
An interview with Carole Schemmerling, cofounder of the East Bay Urban Creeks Council. The interview was in Berkeley at her home, part of the "Ecology Emerges" collection of oral histories, investigating the arc of conservation to environmentalism to ecology, environmental justice and finally, social justice. Topics: ecology, environmental justice, Urban Creeks Council, urban waterways, daylighting creeks, water...
Produced by The Netherlands Information ServiceExamines the physical and psychological effects of noise levels at airports and similar places. Discusses methods of testing hearing loss and how to prevent it in noisy environments SummaryDeals with the effects on hearing by high noise levels experienced in factories and at airports. Describes physiological and psychological effects of such noise. S./is methods of testing for hearing loss and illustrates several means of preventing hearing... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Noise, Biological succession, Noise pollution, Industry, Safety,... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Nikki Henderson, executive director of People's Grocery in Oakland, sits down to add her story to our Ecology Emerges series of interviews, tracking the arc of ecological activism from the early conservation movement to the environmentalism of the late 1960s and early 1970s, through the radicalizing direct action ecologists and finally to the environmental and social justice activists of the early 21st century. Topics: ecology, Ecology Emerges, urban agriculture, economic growth, environmentalism, environmental...
Principal scientist: Dr. Charles Hosler of The Pennsylvania State UniversityExplores the problem of atmospheric pollution through an imaginary interstellar space trip. Looks at types of pollutants and generally effective methods of dispersal and removal from the atmosphere -- convection, large-scale wind flow, and precipitation. Includes animation and live photography. From the American Meteorological Society series SummaryExamines the problem of atmospheric pollution by taking the viewer on an... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Aerosols, Air, Diffusion, Clouds, Fog, Atmospheric sciences, Geology,... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Demonstrates principles of solid waste management. Describes the problems of collecting and disposing of refuse, garbage, and other solid wastes, and outlines the technology of solid waste disposal. Illustrates various alternatives available to municipalities concurrently attempting to dispose of solid wastes economically while controlling air pollution SummaryPortrays America's solid waste problem and its relation to air pollution and water contamination. Outlines alternatives for community... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Refuse and refuse disposal, Integrated solid waste management, Water... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation